5 days in Oklahoma Itinerary

5 days in Oklahoma Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bakersfield
Fly:  8 h 15 min
1
Tulsa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Oklahoma City
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Bakersfield

2
nights
Tulsa

Tulsa ©
Sometimes known as the "Buckle of the Bible Belt," Tulsa is the second largest city in Oklahoma.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Philbrook Museum of Art, then examine the collection at Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve, and then don't miss a visit to Blue Whale of Catoosa. On your second day here, meet the residents at Oklahoma Aquarium, then get to know the resident critters at Tulsa Zoo, and then visit BOK Center.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tulsa online travel route builder.

Bakersfield to Tulsa is an approximately 8.5- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Bakersfield in August, you will find days in Tulsa are a bit cooler (91°F), and nights are about the same (71°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Tulsa

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Blue Whale of Catoosa, Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve, Oklahoma Aquarium
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Philbrook Museum of Art ©
Philbrook Museum of Art
Tulsa Zoo ©
Tulsa Zoo
Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve ©
Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve

2
nights
Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): get to know the resident critters at Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, admire the masterpieces at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Myriad Botanical Gardens, then admire the masterpieces at Oklahoma City Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, and finally wander the streets of Bricktown.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Oklahoma City trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Tulsa to Oklahoma City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Oklahoma City sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 28:
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Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum ©
Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology ©
SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology
Bricktown ©
Bricktown

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